Social Studies Classroom
Teacher ideas for the history, social studies classroom
15 Minute History - Podcasts for educators, students, history buffs. Amazing podcasts produced by The University of Texas. Consider asking your administrator in charge of PD credit if you can get "credit" based on the time you spend listening to the various TEKS relevant podcasts.
The Renaissance and Reformation unit is often the transition from the Middle Ages into modern times in World History. As such, many courses across the country start with this unit. Engaging students here with useful and effective teaching strategies helps set the foundation for future learning. This unit is awesome for introducing those engaging lessons! #renaissance #reformation #worldhistory #teachinghistory
Research skills are an important part of any information literacy curriculum. This blog post will help you teach your students how to access, analyze, evaluate and communicate information. Includes ideas and tips on how to do a successful research project in the elementary library media center or ELA or reading classroom. #stayingcoolinthelibrary